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Pease Public Library Photographs

This collection contains photographs related to Plymouth and other Grafton County towns (Ashland, Bristol, Campton, and Holderness) as well as some from Franklin, New Hampshire. Majority of the photographs are of Plymouth, New Hampshire and range from buildings and aerial shots to photographs of individuals important to Plymouth’s history. Almost all of the photographs in the collection are black and white.


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Black and white images of the Second Pemigewasset Hotel. Image PeasePL20080166 is of 35 Civil War Veterans in uniform outside the hotel.
Topics: Horse-drawing vehicles, Hotels, Pemigewasset House, Wooden-framed buildings, Railroad trains,...
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Black and white image of the Keniston Band posing for a picture, as well as a list of members with their appropriate instrument.
Topics: Bands (Music), Marching bands, Music
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Black and white images of the Sesquicentennial Parade going through town.
Topics: Parades, Parade floats, Bunting (cloth), Horse-drawn vehicles, Automobiles
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Black and white images of people and places in Franklin, New Hampshire.
Topics: Wooden-framed houses, Horse-drawn vehicles, Downtown districts, Brick buildings, Grocery stores,...
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Black and white images of Campton, New Hampshire from various locations around town.
Topics: Horse-drawn vehicles, Bicycles, Education, School Children, Livermore Falls, Mills, Hearses...
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Black and white image of Pease Motor Sales on South Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire. Pease Motor Sales was owned by the Harl Pease Sr, whose son Harl Pease Jr., a pilot during World War II, posthumously was awarded the Medal of Honor. Pease Airforce Base in Portsmouth, NH was named after him. Harl Sr.'s daughter Charlotte Pease formed the Young Ladies Library Association that established Plymouth's public library that would later be named the Pease Public Library in honor of Charlotte...
Topics: Automobile dealerships, Automobiles, Brick buildings, Ford Motor Company, Store signs
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by Pease Public Library
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Black and white image of mail carriers during Christmas time in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Postal service employees, United States Postal Service, Store signs, Packaging
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by Pease Public Library
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Black and white image of men in front of the Plymouth & Franconia Mt's Coach.
Topic: Stage coach
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by Pease Public Library
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Black and white image of the mountains and downtown Plymouth.
Topics: Mountains, Downtown districts
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by Pease Public Library
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Black and white image of Main Street covered in snow looking North.
Topics: Automobiles, Gazebo, Snow, Trees, Utility poles, Winter
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Black and white images of Ashland, New Hampshire. Most images are undated but some are from the late 1890s/early 1900s.
Topics: Downtown, Mills, Aerial views, celebrations, Towns and cities, Riverboat, Downtown distiricts,...
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by Pease Public Library
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Black and white image of Plymouth, New Hampshire from the north.
Topics: Aerial views, Mountains, railroad tracks, rivers
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Black and white image of the rear of the Daniel Webster Courthouse.
Topics: Courthouses, stone walls, wooden-framed buildings
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Black and white image of the Keniston Band marching in a parade through downtown Plymouth.
Topics: Bands (music), Marching Bands, Parades
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Black and white images of the NH Orphan’s Home, a state run orphanage on the property of Daniel Webster’s Farm, which was in existence from 1871-1959.
Topics: Orphanage, Orphans--New Hampshire
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Black and white images of men gathering hay from a field.
Topics: Oxen, Hay, Wagons, Plowing Fields
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by Pease Public Library
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Black and white image of the Post Office staff in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Postal service employees, United States Postal Service, Bunting (cloth), Employees, Mailbox
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View of Plymouth, New Hampshire facing North.
Topics: Aerial views, railroad tracks, railroad trains, rivers
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Black and white image of the Pease family home, where the Pease Public Library is now situated.
Topics: Architecture--Victorian--United States, Porches, Two-story house, Umbrella
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Black and white scanned image of a letter from Mrs. Calvin M. George Sr., to a Mr. G. S. Wheeler.
Topics: Letters, United States Forest Service
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by Pease Public Library
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Black and white image of the Second Pemigewasset House on Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Hotels, Pemigewasset House, Wooden-framed buildings
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Black and white image of J. C. Fletcher Glove Manufacturing in Plymouth, New Hampshire
Topics: Bunting (cloth), Decorations, gloves, industry, manufacturing, Plymouth, New Hampshire
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Black and white image of the west side of Plymouth Common.
Topics: City churches, Courthouses, Dirt roads, Horse-drawn vehicles, Pastures, wooden fences
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Black and white portrait of an unknown man, presumably in Plymouth.
Topics: Portraits, Portrait photography
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Black and white image of the Sargent Block at the corner of Bridge Street.
Topics: Automobile Service Station, Dirt roads, Electric lines, Restaurants, Sporting goods, Utility poles
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Black and white image of Miss Howard, Miss Crosby, Miss Maude Crosby, Mrs. Richardson, and Mrs. Fox at the Cheyenne Canyon in Colorado.
Topics: Colorado Springs (Colo.), Travel with Donkeys, Canyons--Colorado
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by Pease Public Library
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Black and white image of a group of 43 people and 2 dogs posing outside an unknown building.
Topics: People, photography
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by H. B. Dennison
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Drawing of Plymouth, New Hampshire facing north.
Topics: Aerial views, Cityscape drawing, Mountains, Rivers
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Black and white image of the Plummer Fox Store in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Business, Businessmen, Shop signs, Wagons
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Black and white image of Flanders & Gould on the corner of Main Street and Chase Street.
Topics: Children, Dirt roads, Horse-drawn vehicles, shop signs, workers
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Black and white images of two unknown group photographs. Both are sitting outside before an unknown building. One has 38 people in the photograph, the other has 28 people.
Topic: Wooden-framed buildings
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Black and white images and one drawing of a property somewhere in New Hampshire. Location and people in images is unknown.
Topics: Horse-drawn vehicles, Pastures, Wooden-framed buildings, Drawings, Aerial Drawings
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Black and white images of Plymouth State College, now Plymouth State University. Images of buildings throughout the college campus.
Topics: Plymouth Normal School, Plymouth State College, Aerial Views, Dormitories, Brick buildings,...
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Black and white image of the Fox & Dearborn Store on the corner of Main Street and Highland street. The building it was housed was known as the Fox Block.
Topics: Business, Dirt roads, Fox & Dearborn Store, Trees
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Black and white image of the first Pemigewasset House built in 1843 and destroyed by a fire in 1865.
Topics: Snow, Wooden fences, Wooden-framed buildings
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Black and white image of a rug depicting a village scene.
Topic: Rugs
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Black and white image of a house in an unknown location.
Topics: Wooden-framed buildings, wooden-framed houses
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Black and white image of Main Street looking South.
Topics: Automobiles, Draper-Maynard Company, Electric lines, snow, Sporting goods, Utility poles
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Black and white image of the Webster & Russell Scales at the end of Highland Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Scales (weighing instruments), hay wagon, horse-drawn vehicles, gazebo
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Black and white image of five people outside a grocery store in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Bunting (cloth), Employees, Grocers, Grocery stores
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Black and white image of an aerial shot of the Pemigewasset River flood in 1895.
Topics: Floods, Pemigewasset River (N. H.), Raildroad cars, Railroad tracks
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Black and white image of flooded railroad tracks in Plymouth.
Topics: Floods, Pemigewasset River (N. H.), Railroad tracks
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Black and white image of Livermore Falls showing a bridge and tannery.
Topics: Leather industry, Livermore Falls (waterfall), Railroad bridges, Rocks, Trees, Waterfalls
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Black and white image of Rollins Block and a church on Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Brick buildings, children, dirt roads, trees, walking, water trough
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Black and white image of the home of Dr. Robert Boyd, a long time and well respected science professor at Plymouth State College.
Topics: Plymouth State College, houses, professors
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Black and white image of the railroad station being built.
Topics: Railroad construction workers, railroad stations, railroads
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by United States Forest Service
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Black and white image of a train track near a river.
Topics: Railroad tracks, Rivers
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Black and white image of a covered bridge in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: covered bridges, utility poles
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Black and white image of Plymouth, New Hampshire facing Southeast.
Topics: Aerial views, automobiles, downtown, roads, trees
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Black and white image of cars in the snow around the town common.
Topics: Automobiles, Snow, Trucks, Winter
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Black and white image of Alyah McQuesten's home on Ward Hill.
Topics: Architecture--Colonial, Wooden-framed buildings
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View of a snow covered Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire
Topics: Downtown, Gazebo, Horse and buggy, Snow
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Black and white image of the "Old Brick" built in 1820 with an addition added in 1854. Site is the current location of the Plymouth Post Office.
Topics: Brick buildings, Pastures
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Black and white image of the Old Brick decorated with patriotic bunting.
Topics: Brick buildings, Commerce, Horse-drawn vehicles, Patriotism
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Black and white image of Main Street from Court Street looking north.
Topics: Automobiles, City Churches, Electric lines, Snow, Utility poles, Walking
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Black and white image of the Webster & Russell Scales at the end of Highland Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Gazebo, hay wagon, horse-drawn vehicles, scales (weighing instruments)
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Black and white image of Main Street and the town common covered in snow.
Topics: Snow, brick buildings, city churches, horse-drawn vehicles, trees, wooden fences
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Black and white image of Peg Mill on the North bank of the Pemigewasset River.
Topics: Mills, Mills (buildings), Mills and millwork, Pemigewasset River (N. H.), Trees
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Black and white images of some saw mills and men logging in unknown locations in New Hampshire
Topics: Horse-drawn vehicles, lagging, Saw mills, Loggers, Men working
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Black and white image of two steel bridges in Plymouth during the flood of March 1936
Topics: Iron and steel bridges, Pemigewasset River (N. H.), Floods, Railroad tracks
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Black and white image of the International Order of Odd Fellows, Ganton E. O. Gitchell chapter, Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topic: Independent Order of Odd Fellows
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Black and white image of men on a railroad bridge.
Topics: Bridges, Horse-drawn vehicles
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Black and white image of six women and one gentleman in front of Mrs. W. M. Pressey & Co. Variety Rooms in Plymouth, New Hampshire. The shop specialized in millinery work as well as ladies' underwear, hats, bonnets, feathers, ribbons, laces, silks, velvets, corsets, gloves, hosiery, and other fancy goods.
Topics: Business, Dirt roads, Trees, Women merchants
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Black and white image of the Nansen Ski Jump.
Topics: Ski jump, skiing
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Black and white image of Holderness, New Hampshire
Topics: Fire pumps, Firefighting equipment, Oxen, Snow, Logs, Churches
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Black and white image of a wooden raft under a covered bridge.
Topics: Covered bridges, Wooden raft
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Black and white image of the interior of the Plymouth Public Library when it was housed inside the Daniel Webster Courthouse.
Topics: Bookcases, books, librarians, public libraries, wood stoves
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Black and white sketch of the First Pemigewasset House.
Topic: Pemigewasset House
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Black and white image of a logging company somewhere in Plymouth.
Topics: Logging, Snow, Oxen
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Black and white image of a stone tablet with a plaque marking the site of the Holmes Plymouth Academy. 
Topics: Holmes Plymouth Academy, Plaques, Stone Tablets, Trees, Brick buildings
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Black and white image of a baseball team in Plymouth.
Topic: Baseball
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Black and white image of the Plummer Fox Store at the corner of Main Street and Highland Street.
Topics: Business, Dirt Roads, Horse-drawn vehicles, Trees, Electric lines
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Black and white image of about five buildings known as the "10 Footers" on Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Chimneys, Dirt roads, Steeples, Trees, Wooden-framed buildings
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Black and white image of the Methodist Church and Kidder Block on fire in downtown Plymouth.
Topics: Fires, Photography of Fires, Smoke
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Black and white image of Schofield House that became the Emily Blanch & Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital.
Topics: Hospitals, Wooden-framed houses, Wooden-framed buildings